Welcome to the Northwich U3A
The University of the Third Age (U3A) was founded in Paris in 1979 and is now an international organisation. The UK’s U3A was founded in 1982 and there are currently over a quarter of a million members in over 750 branches.
This self-help organisation provides educational, creative and recreational activities in a friendly environment. The national organisation for U3A in the UK consists of independent branches run by their members. Membership is open to people over 50 who are not in full time employment.
The Northwich branch was formed in 2000. It currently has more than 35 groups and in excess of 450 members. Almost all the groups will welcome new members - please contact the group leaders for more information. New groups for Play Reading, Photography, Spanish and Family History are now beginning in 2020.
The main monthly meeting is held on the third Wednesday of the month at 2pm in the Barnton Memorial Hall. The Monthly News Files with list of events can be found by clicking the ‘MEMBERS PAGE’ button at the top of this page. You can also email by clicking the ‘CONTACT’ page.
A list of our groups can be accessed by clicking the ‘GROUPS’ button above. Then selecting the group name will give more details of the activities for that group.
Northwich U3A is a lively organisation - we keep ourselves active and enjoy learning in a supportive environment. Annual membership costs £12
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN JOINING NORTHWICH U3A YOU MAY ATTEND ONE OF OUR MONTHLY GENERAL MEETINGS (SEE EVENTS PAGE). PLEASE MENTION AT THE DESK THAT IT IS YOUR FIRST VISIT AND A COMMITTEE MEMBER WILL MAKE YOU WELCOME
Northwich U3A is a Registered Charity No: 1113103